Join Haydn Thomas for an in-depth discussion in this video On collecting requirements, part of Insights from a Business Analyst.
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Collecting requirements is a very big part…of the business analyst role.…The first thing is, is the number one frustration,…is that the project manager does not…understand the concept of the level of detail…that's needed for organizations to be able…to go away and design and construct what it is…that they're trying to achieve in the project.…So the first thing to do is that the estimation…or the effort is always the most misunderstood…element of gathering requirements.…The second thing is trying to get into…people's diaries to try and find time.…
People are always busy.…Projects are something that happens…on top of their day to day activities.…So trying to even get in their diary is difficult.…So those very basic, high level elements…are the starting point.…But then when you do get to people,…a lot of the times they don't know what…they don't know.…So when you actually ask them what it is…they want, they will always try and throw…the solution at you and the problem is,…is if people provide the solution too early,…
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